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Winnipeg Centre is currently represented by Robert-Falcon Ouellette (Liberal). Robert-Falcon Ouellette won the riding for the Liberals in 2015 with 18,471 of 33,888 votes (54.51%). Pat Martin of the New Democrats finished second with 9,490 (28.00%) votes. Allie Szarkiewicz of the Conservatives finished third with 4,189 (12.36%) votes.
As per the 2016 census, Winnipeg Centre is home to 85,949 people. That is an increase of 3,923 (4.8%) from 2011. It ranks 286th overall in population size nationally, and is less populous than the national average of 103,417.
Winnipeg Centre is younger than average with its average age being 37.7 compared to the national average of 41.06 and a median age of 35.6 compared to the national median of 41.7. Seniors (65 and older) are 11.8 per cent of the population.
Households in Winnipeg Centre are poorer than average. The median total income of households was $46,282 in 2015. The national average was $73,050. This ranks Winnipeg Centre as 333rd overall in median total household income. The median after-tax income in 2015 was $41,368.
Fewer than half of Winnipeg Centre residents 15 years or older have postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree. Contrarily, 15,160 (22.28%) have no certificate, diploma or degree and 19,265 (28.31%) have only a high school diploma or equivalency certificate.
Winnipeg Centre has seen some migration. There were 2,200 internal migrants who moved to a different city, town, township, village or Indian reserve within Winnipeg Centre. There were also 1,235 intraprovincial migrants who moved to Winnipeg Centre from a different riding in Manitoba. Additionally there were 965 interprovincial migrants who moved to Winnipeg Centre from a different province and there were 2,360 external migrants who lived outside Canada before moving to Winnipeg Centre.
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